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Welcome to Vimy ...
While we don't have a date for the founding of Vimy, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was on a map dated 1951.
Vimy is 2,160 feet [658 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Vimy is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Vimy lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: MST- Heure Normale des Rocheuses (HNR), MDT- Heure Avancée des Rocheuses (HAR).
Telephone area codes for Vimy: (780) and (587)<2>
The Canadian Postal Code for Vimy: T0G<3>
Communities Also Named Vimy ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found another community named Vimy - it's located in West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Vimy.
Communities near Vimy ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Vimy.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Vimy ...
Looking for more information about Vimy? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Vimy, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Vimy.
Adding Vimy to Our Gazetteer ...
The earliest source we've referenced which mentioned Vimy was on a map titled Road Map for Montana & Southern Alberta (from Shell Oil, 1951).
We also found Vimy on a map titled Shell Oil Map of Alberta (1956).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Vimy.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified/updated: 21 Feb 2024